Monday, 18 October 2010

Holiday Postcards

On our recent vacation we went to North Yorkshire in England and I loved it. The landscape with its moors and little villages is so beautiful. Naturally I took a lot of photos and now the question to ask is: what to do with them. Photoalbums is a bit boring, scrapbooking is not really my thing ... maybe making some postcards?
These are the first two photos I used

I cropped the images and combined them digitally with some amazing graphics from Karen, the Graphics Fairy (pumpkin, little witches hats) and Free Image Tuesday Creations (child). I printed the digital image on some white watercolour paper (roughly postcard size) and layered it on digital paper from the Background Fairy
To finish the postcard I used some Elzybells spider stamps and printed a sentiment.
Thank you, Karen for your wonderful graphics. Petra.

11 comments:

Lily said...

Hi Petra,

Love your blog. Those cakes look fantastic. Yummy! Love the real photo / digi combination. Thanks for stopping by my blog.

Hugs,
Lily

Trisha said...

That is so adorable! Thanks for visiting my blog, I will be posting a tutorial soon so please stop back by again.

Createology said...

Very clever and unique. Happy Haunting...

Wickedly Divine Creations said...

Looks great!

Heather said...

Hello! I wanted to say "thank you" for visiting my blog, Love and Life at Leadora. Your blog and all your projects are beautiful! By the way, did you bake all those delicious looking goodies for your Sunday party? I love the red cake crumbles on the red velvet cake cupcakes!

Feathers and Flight said...

Hi Petra!
She is Delightful! I Love the Hen!
Thank you for your Kind Words! I Love Hearing from You!
Hugs
Jill

Cindy Adkins said...

Oh my gosh--this is simply adorable!!!! I love it!!!
And I can't wait to see your butterflies too!!!
XO

~*~Patty S said...

you do digital art too!
You are the master of many things!
Love what you've created with your beautiful holiday pics!
oxo

Kim K. said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog after the Graphics Fairy post. I'm looking forward to following your blog. Great postcard. Happy Halloween!

Karen- The Graphics Fairy said...

This is so sweet Petra! I love the way you combined the photos with the graphics. And I adore the Hen with her little witch hat on!!

peggy gatto said...

she is adorable, love what you created!
Also, your arch is just wonderful!

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